W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > w3c-wai-ig@w3.org > January to March 1999

Re: Can your browser and screen reader do this?

From: Leonard R. Kasday <kasday@acm.org>
Date: Thu, 07 Jan 1999 17:28:11 -0500
Message-Id: <>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Please send me your findings even if you have a setup that someone else
already looked at.

Especially if you get different results (which has already happened in one
case).  It will be very interesting to track down why people got different

Even if you get the same results, it will give a rough idea of how common
various setups are... at least among non-shy folks on this list <grin>.

To be continued...


At 12:27 PM 1/7/99 -0500, Leonard R. Kasday wrote:
>I need to find out about how well browsers and screenreaders handle
>pictures with selectable areas, i.e. image maps. I have a sample image map at
>If you have a browser and screenreader... or a browser that combines those
>functions, would you take a quick look and see if it reads the text labels
>attached to the selectable area?  Please email results back to me at
>kasday@acm.org   .
>I'll post results back to the list.
>I currently have access to two browsers. Only one of them sees the labels. 
>Leonard R. Kasday, Ph.D.
>Universal Design Engineer, Institute on Disabilities/UAP, and
>Adjunct Professor, Electrical Engineering
>Temple University
>Ritter Hall Annex, Room 423, Philadelphia, PA 19122
>(215} 204-2247 (voice)
>(800) 750-7428 (TTY)
Leonard R. Kasday, Ph.D.
Universal Design Engineer, Institute on Disabilities/UAP, and
Adjunct Professor, Electrical Engineering
Temple University

Ritter Hall Annex, Room 423, Philadelphia, PA 19122
(215} 204-2247 (voice)
(800) 750-7428 (TTY)
Received on Thursday, 7 January 1999 17:27:31 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Friday, 17 January 2020 20:35:50 UTC